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:Gotham St Lawrence Nottinghamshire
|Poor Law Union||Basford PLU|
|Parish registers: 1560|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1605|
|Probate Court||Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York|
|Location of Archive|
|Nottinghamshire Record Office|
GOTHAN (St. Lawrence), a parish, in the union of Basford, S. division of the wapentake of Rushcliffe and of the county of Nottingham, 7½ miles (S. S. W.) from Nottingham. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.
Gotham St Lawrence is an Ancient Parish; the church of St Lawrence dates from the 13th century. Gotham St Lawrence history
The parish church of St Lawrence has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building
Famed for the "Wise men of Gotham" see Gotham wikipedia
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.
This area was from 1837 part of the Basford registration district
Gotham, Nottinghamshire parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)|
|GOTHAM PARISH Online Records|
Gotham St Laurence
Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1561-1937 Marriages 1561-1928 Burials 1560-1971 Bishop’s Transcripts 1605-1859
Nottinghamshire County Council
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Gotham
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 438908.
See Nottinghamshire Census
Poor Law Unions
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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